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Brewer's Gold Bare Root Hop Plant (Pre-Order)
Brewer's Gold Bare Root Hop Plant (Pre-Order)

Our Price: £9.95

Quantity in Stock:25
Availability: (Pre-Order) Available from 1st Nov
Product Code: BGBRPO

Description Growth & Analytical Data Planting & Growing Instructions
Brewer's Gold

This is a sister seedling of Bullion Hop, and has a simular extraordinary vigour of growth. It is, however, sensitive to soil conditions and develops its full vigour only on a deep, well-drained soils of the brick-earth type. The aroma is of the 'American' type, but this is not so strongly developed as it is in Bullion Hop. In spite of its heavy yield and the richness of its cones, the acreagre of Brewer's Gold in the UK declined throughout the 1960s owed to its lateness in ripening and sensitivity. Since then however, popularity has increased as small micro-breweries favour the strong fragrences for richer flavours.


Bare root hop plants are available from 1st of November until 28th of Febuary. The best time to transplant hop plants lies during this period whilst the plant is dormant

Growth Data

Time of ripening: Late season
Storage stability: Poor
Wilt tolerance: Susceptible
Resistance to downy mildew: Susceptible
Resistance to powdery mildew: Susceptible

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